Glossary

  • AIC (Amalgamated Interests Council): An illuminati of business owners working together to control planet earth for profit.

  • Atheletiskyn: A Dermidos (under D) brand suit to be worn during exercise to monitor all vital signs.

  • Audon: German luxury car manufacturer.

  • B.A. City: Northern California megacity.

  • Bovidae Biotechnics: South African cattle producer.

  • Breaker: Hacker

  • Bub: Slur for someone who grew up in a burb.

  • Burb: Corporate apartment structures where employees can work from home and have all their needs met.

  • BurbSec: Burb security.

  • BurbSec Zetas: ThutoCo’s corporate military.

  • Carcer Corporation: Private military force used by many cities as a police force.

  • Carcer City: A prison city run by the Carcer Corporation. There are several such cities.

  • CerebralSync: Brainwave controlled digital experiences.

  • Comph: The largest clothing brand in the world.

  • Conka: Popular slot machine style gambling device.

  • Crassun Emergency Services: For-hire fire and emergency medical treatment with additional at cost transportation to your nearest hospital. They also do corpse removal.

  • Cybermesh: Digital fabric.

  • D2E: Internet provider and entertainment company.

  • Dermidos: An electronic full-body suit with many features from cloaking to temperature control depending on the model.

  • DigPlate: Optical enhancement device that replaces an eye with a computer.

  • DLI: ThutoCo company currency.

  • Dronepack: A dangerous and illegal form of personal transportation- a metal backpack that can move operators via flight.

  • Drudge: A robot with vaguely human shape manufactured and sold by Xuefeng Technologies.

  • Dyeus Industries: Company that established the first off-world colonies.

  • Esodo Automotive: Italian flighted car manufacturer.

  • Fibermail: A strong, bullet resistant mesh worn under armor plating.

  • Foddier: Food synthesizer.

  • Graymaker: Electronics dampening device.

  • Great Black: Outer space.

  • The Great Pandemic: A period of disease that killed much of the human population and forced people into walled-off megacities.

  • HackAd: Digital advertisement that utilizes neural implant to advertise directly to the brain.

  • Hex: Individual apartment within a burb housing unit.

  • HoloAds: Holographic advertisements.

  • Holoprojector: Machine that projects holograms.

  • Hoplite Motorcycle Club (MC): A worldwide ‘one-percenter’ gang whose members typically ride motorcycles.

  • Kingfisher Munitions: Electronic weapon manufacturer.

  • Legion Motorcycle Club (MC): A worldwide ‘one-percenter’ gang whose members typically ride motorcycles.

  • Lenscreen: Digital contact lens.

  • Levitengine: Thruster on flighted vehicle.

  • The Mass Illusion: The most popular virtual reality

  • Miners Football Club (FC): The premier soccer team of B.A. City.

  • Neo Dark Age: A time of economic and government collapse that followed the Great Pandemic.

  • NeoVerge Industries: Company formed by off-world rebels after breaking with Dyeus.

  • The Night Crystal: Carcer Corporation headquarters in B.A. City.

  • Opperistic Wealth Network: The largest international bank.

  • Palmscreen: A touchscreen-based smart devise cybernetically sewn to a user’s palm.

  • Pristiners: A sect of people who believe the human body should not be augmented.

  • Prophet Root (“P-Root”): Genetically engineered plant whose root can be processed into food, stalked and leaves into materials and helps to restore the environment.

  • REGNAD display: In-helmet digital display for security officials.

  • Relief Aide: Humanoid robots (manufactured by Atsuko AndroiTech) used for pleasure by humans.

  • RENTec Building Associates: Large building ownership group.

  • RePurp Industries: Salvage company that uses pieces scrounged from the world outside the major cities.

  • Scuba: Nomadic raiders who live outside the city walls. So named for the breathing apparatus they wear.

  • SeaDome: ThutoCo vacation complex.

  • Smartshades: Sunglasses with cellular and mobile computing functions.

  • Teotl Coffee: An American multinational chain of coffeehouses and roastery reserves headquartered in B.A. City

  • Thermaskyn: A Dermidos (under D) brand suit to be worn during exercise to monitor all vital signs.

  • ThutoCo Bioengineering: Company that provides electricity and genetically modified crops.

  • Tomar LTD: Mexican food manufacturer.

  • Vat Food: Laboratory grown food products.

  • Warden: Carcer Corp senior officer. Permitted to collect Carcer bounties.

  • Xuefeng Technologies: Chinese drudge manufacturer.

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